Registered Children's Home Manager

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Scarborough
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Jul 2021
Closes
24 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
OxCare Recruitment are currently recruiting a Registered Children's Home Manager, based in Scarborough, for one of our clients.

The Home Manager will be required to oversee the day to day running of the home, ensuring the home is safe and well-led.

This role is working with young people who have complex needs, including EBD.

The appointed Manager will need to ensure that the Home's policies and procedures are adhered to at all times. You will liaise with Local Authorities, Schools and other professionals to ensure the young people's needs are met.

You will work with the staff and young people to ensure the young people are involved in the decisions made with regards to their welfare.

The Manager is responsible for managing the staff team, including allocating key workers for each young person, staff 1-1's, appraisals and dealing with any issues staff may have.

Person specific-

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Hold a NVQ4 Residential Care or equivalent and/or Level 5 Management qualification is essential

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Hold a valid UK driving license

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Knowledge of Childcare legislation and Safeguarding

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Understand needs of complex needs Children

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Will have the ability to manage individuals with challenging behaviour.

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A minimum of 2 years recent experience working with children in a residential care setting

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A minimum of 1 year at senior level in a residential care setting.

The salary for this role starts at GBP38,000 per annum.

Benefits include:

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Constant training and development

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25 days holiday plus 8 days bank holidays

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Employee Discount Scheme

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Paid DBS

For more information call Donna Cook on (phone number removed)